Teeswater - Sheep

Teeswater ewes, courtesy of the Teeswater sheep breeders association

Teeswater Details

Uses
Lamb, hogget, mutton. Wool: Blends for hand knitting yarn. Rams are used as sires crossed with hill breeds in the creation of the Masham.
Origin
Teesdale, Durham, Northern England
Class
Longwool. Polled.
Colour
White lustre fleece, off-white face. Dark brown markings around the nose and eyes.
Wool
A curly, silky and lustrous creamy white wool.
Fleece
3 - 6 kg
Staple Length
15 - 30 cm
Micron Range
32.5 - 34
Breed Club

Teeswater Sheep Breeders Association
www.teeswater-sheep.co.uk

Teeswater Description


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